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Arvind Kejriwal Biography For Students

Arvind Kejriwal Biography For Students

Born: 16 August 1968, Siwani, Hisar District, Haryana Party: Aam Aadmi Party Education: Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (1985–1989), Campus School, CCS HAU, Dayanand college Awards: Ramon Magsaysay Award for Emergent Leadership 2006 NDTV Indian of the Year CNN-IBN Indian of the Year in Politics 2013 Satyendra K. Dubey Memorial Award 2005 CNN-IBN Indian of the Year in Public Service …

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Peter Thangaraj: Indian Footballer Biography

Peter Thangaraj: Indian Footballer Biography

Peter Thangaraj was an Indian Football player known for his impeccable goalkeeping skills, and considered to be one of the best goalkeepers Indian Football has ever got. He represented the Indian National Football team in the 1956 and 1960 Olympic Games. Early Life Thangaraj was born in the year 1936 at Bolarum in the state of Andhra Pradesh. During his early …

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S Jaishankar Biography For Students

Subrahmanyam Jaishankar Biography For Students

Full Name: Subrahmanyam Jaishankar Born: 9 January 1955 New Delhi, India Political Party: Bharatiya Janata Party Spouse: Kyoko Jaishankar Parents: K. Subrahmanyam; Sulochana Alma mater: St. Stephen’s College, Delhi (BA) Jawaharlal Nehru University (MA, M.Phil and Ph.D.) Occupation: Diplomat, Politician Awards: Padma Shri (2019) S. Jaishankar is an Indian diplomat turned politician who is the current Minister of External Affairs …

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Acharya Balkrishna Ji Biography For Students

Acharya Balkrisha Ji Biography For Students

Name: Balkrishna Subedi Birth: 4 August 1972 Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India Parents: Jay Vallabh Subedi (father), Sumitra Devi (mother) Occupation: Ayurvedacharya, Businessman Known For: Patanjali Ayurved Acharya Balkrishna Ji — The modern science of medicine (Allopathic system) has failed to cure a number of diseases of the present time. In spite of scientific researches, treatment of many diseases has failed to bear any …

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Charan Singh Biography for Students

Charan Singh Biography for Students

Born On: December 23, 1902 Born In: Noorpur District, Uttar Pradesh Died On: May 29, 1987 Career: Politician Nationality: Indian A poverty stricken childhood did not destroy Charan Singh’s winning instincts – this in spite of growing up in conditions of extreme scarcity. Charan Singh belonged to the Jat community and established his political base in Western Uttar Pradesh and …

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Sonal Mansingh Biography For Students

Sonal Mansingh Biography For Students

Sonal Mansingh, is one of the leading exponent of Odissi, an ancient classical dance form of Orissa. She has been called a philosopher among dancers for her opinions and interpretations. Apart from a dancer, she is a known social activist, thinker, researcher, orator, choreographer and teacher. Sonal has had training in Bharatnatyam, Chaau dance and Indian music. She has been …

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Anil Wilson Biography For Students

Anil Wilson

Anil Wilson (1947 – June 25, 2009) was an Indian educationist who served as Principal of St. Stephen’s College, Delhi from 1991 to 2007. Anil Wilson’s father, M. M. Wilson, was a school Headmaster in Gorton Mission School Kotgarh, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. Anil Wilson was educated by the Irish Christian Brothers at St Edward’s School, Shimla. He graduated from Panjab …

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R. K. Laxman Biography: Cartoonist & Illustrator

R. K. Laxman

R. K. Laxman — Rasipuram Krishnaswamy Iyer Laxman (born October 23, 1924, Mysore, India) is an Indian cartoonist, illustrator, and humorist. He is widely regarded as India‘s greatest-ever cartoonist and is best known for his creation The Common Man. Birth and Childhood R. K. Laxman was born in Mysore. His father was a headmaster and Laxman was the youngest of …

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Yesudasan Biography, Indian Cartoonist

Yesudasan Biography, Indian Cartoonist

Yesudasan was born on June 12, 1938 at Mavelikkara, Kerala in South India. His first cartoon appeared in 1955 in a magazine called ‘Asoka’ published from Kottayam. But it was only in 1960, he made an entry into the world of political cartooning, that too through ‘Janayugam’, the mouth-piece of the Communist Party in Kerala. In Janayugam he started a …

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